Core Set 2020 top 10 Cards for Standard

Hi and welcome back to Strictly Standard. Spoiler season is upon us (by the time you read this the full set will be revealed) and it’s time to get those brewing juices flowing. This time around I have decided to curate 20 cards to feature, which means it’s a top-20 for Core 2020! Some of the cards will be cards that slot into existing archetypes to buoy their position in the meta while the others are simply powerhouses that may even spawn their own archetypes. Here we go! 20. gives more mid-range creature based strategies a way to combat the

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WAR, What is it Good For?

Welcome back to Strictly Standard, friends.  It has been a hot minute. Sorry for leaving everyone in the lurch there; I went AFK without notice. Life got busy and threw me a curveball, and I just couldn’t keep up with the weekly column on top of family and work obligations. My full apologies, and as I reboot the series, I hope to be able to keep a consistent cadence of releases for you. With that said, I wanted to briefly touch on what we’ve missed. Autumn Burchett won the inaugural Mythic Championship in Cleveland, Ohio with Mono Blue Tempo. A

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[MODERN] TOP 10 NEW CARDS OF 2018: #1-#5

Hello Magic players and welcome back to the second half of my Top 10 new cards for Modern of 2018. If you missed the first half, numbers 6 through 10, you can read about it here. Just like last week I will be looking at cards printed in a Standard set that make an impact on the Modern format. 5. Knight of Autumn Magic players love to capitalize on enters-the-battlefield abilities. Cards such as , , and are prime examples of cards used in decks to put these creatures into play when their abilities will be most useful. is just

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